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Edward A. Monaco III, MD, PhD



Sub Specialty:
Cranial Base Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Hamot
UPMC Shadyside
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Passavant
UPMC Presbyterian

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Department of Neurological Surgery
UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop St.
Suite B400
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-3685



MD, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY

University of Pittsburgh Medical School,
Pittsburgh, PA


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March 23, 2016

dr listens, explains, understand, helps.

March 16, 2016

Very professional and very nice to talk to.

March 03, 2016

I have the utmost regard for Dr. Monaco's professionalism, knowledge, skill, congeniality. His surgical skills in repairing my problem is stellular and I am deeply grateful for getting me back on the road to a healthy and active life style.

March 03, 2016

I feel I receive the best care possible from both Dr. Monaco, the MRI team, Dr. Jennifer Osborn and the Cancer Center.

February 24, 2016

I was very nervous going to a new doctor. Dr. Manaco was made me feel easy about the decision that I made to go to a different doctor. I had to change doctors because of insurance reasons so it was difficult to leave my old doctor so this was something very hard to do.

February 18, 2016

Dr. Monaco has consistently provided terrific care during the almost two years I have been coming to him. He is honest, answers questions, takes sufficient time with me. I have had two round of gamma knife surgery from him and have been very pleased with everyone I have encountered from nursing assistants, nurses, Pas, clerical personnel and Dr. Monaco.

February 11, 2016

I have nothing but good things to say about all of the health care professionals at UPMC and all of the support personnel.

January 21, 2016

Dr. Monaco is always incredibly detailed and thoughtful, which is clearly important when it comes to diagnosing issues in the brain. He also is great at giving options and potential consequences to choosing each. The office staff is also incredibly personable and friendly and are always available should I have a question.

November 12, 2015

I have complete faith in the competence of my care with Dr. Monaco, his staff, and the others I have dealt with at Presby. I have put my life in their hands and they are there for me.

October 22, 2015

Very good overall.

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